Resume

 

Contact

 

Joeyclift AT gmail.com

 

Writing Experience

 

Legendary Digital Networks | Nerdist News with Jessica Chobot | Staff Writer 2017-2018

DreamWorksTV | What They Got Right Web Series | Writer 2017-2018

Legendary Digital Networks | Natural Selection Alpha Series | Staff Writer 2018

Kiwi, Inc. | Quizzo Joyride Series | Writer 2018

Cartoon Network | Lego Ninjago: Decoded | Staff Writer 2017

Legendary Digital Networks | Frequency Bandits Alpha Series | Writer 2017

Wisecrack | WTF Is Xenon Web Short | Writer 2017

Defy Media | Staff Writer/Producer 2017

David Zucker’s Circa Laughs | Staff Writer/Producer 2016 – 2017

Fine Brothers Entertainment | Punch Up Writer 2016 – 2017

Defy Media | Freelance Writer/Producer 2016 - 2017

Fine Brothers Entertainment | Emergency Surgery VR Sketch | Co-Writer 2016

DreamWorksTV | 25 Facts Web Series | Writer 2016

DreamWorksTV | Swamp Talk with Shrek and Donkey | Staff Writer 2016

DreamWorksTV | OMG Amazon Series | Staff Writer 2016

Aasif Mandvi DreamForce Presentation | Joke Writer 2016

SarcasmSociety.com | Senior Staff Writer 2015 – 2016

Guff.com | Staff Writer 2015 – 2016

Maker Studios | Jontron’s Starcade Web Series | Writer 2015

The Higgs Weldon | Contributing Writer 2015

Robotic Potato | SpaceCats in Space Video Game | Punch Up Writer 2015

@Facts Instagram Page | Blackout Sketch Writer 2015

The Devastator Quarterly | Contributing Writer 2014 – 2015

Break Media | Punch-Up Writer 2014

New Media Rockstars | Draw My News Web Series | Writer 2014

Cartoon Network | Wabbit: A Looney Tunes Production | Writer 2014

Avex Group | Future Boyz Tokyo Style Track | Punch Up Writer 2014

CBS Diversity Sketch Comedy Showcase | Writer 2013 - 2014

TruTV | Top 20 Funniest | Writer 2013

Nerdist Industries | DVK Web Series | Writer 2013

Cracked.com | Contributing Writer 2013 - 2015

Nat Geo Wild | World’s Deadliest | Story Producer 2012 - 2013

SyFy | Scare Tactics | Writer 2011

Tracy Morgan’s Scare Tactics Video Blog | Writer 2011

Laughspin.com | Contributing Writer 2011

BBC Comedy | Gavin and Stacey branded content | Writer/Producer 2009

 

Comedic sketches and projects featured on The A.V. Club, Splitsider, Comedy Central’s Tosh.0, Funny or Die, CollegeHumor, UCB Comedy, The Nerdist, Daily Dot, Elite Daily, Hollywood Reporter, Screenrant | 2012 – 2018

 

Awards / Distinctions

 

Webby Awards – Variety – Official Honoree - Nerdist News | 2018

Broken Pencil Zine Awards – Political Zine – Nominee - The American Indian Ready to Wear Catalog 2018 | 2018

Movie.com’s “Fandom Parody of The Day” - Star Wars Episode IX Opening Crawl Revealed?! (Nerdist Presents) | 2018

Streamy Awards – Immersive – Nominee - Emergency Surgery | 2017

Splitsider’s Podcast of the Week – 25 Minutes of Silence | 2016

Comedy Bureau’s 100 Best Things in Comedy We Were Witness To in No Particular Order – FUCK THIS Late Night Show | 2016

LA Skinsfest American Indian Television Writing Fellowship Recipient | 2016

- Selected on strength of half-hour comedy pilot sample

San Francisco Sketchfest Official Selection – The Mutiny | 2013

Chicago Sketchfest Official Selection – The Mutiny | 2013

The Four Humors Blind Submission Short Story Contest – Winner | 2012

Disney–ABC Television Group – Native American Impact Workshop | 2010 and 2011

- Selected on strength of half-hour comedy spec sample

Wazzu Films Script Contest Award – Winner – Justice Never Reloads | 2008

College Broadcasters Incorporated National Student Production Award – Best Comedy – Cop Drama | 2008

 

Improv and Comedy Writing/Training

 

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Los Angeles

- Head Writer/Host | Chats on Cats with Joey Clift | 2017 - 2018

- Head Writer | FUCK THIS Late Night Show | 2016

- Co-Writer | Jeff Foxworthy Tours The Universe! | 2016

- Co-Writer | The Orange iMind 12+ Keynote | 2015

- Head Writer | Dad Talk: A Talk Show For Dads | 2015

- Writer’s Assistant | Fair Trade Multicam Sitcom Pilot | 2015

- Writer for Maude Team Tut | 2013 – 2015

- Improv and Sketch Training Graduate | 2011 - 2012

 

The Pack Theater, Hollywood

- Director for House Sketch Team Femmebot PHD | 2016 – 2017

- Director for Femmebot PHD Hollywood Fringe Festival show “How To Love Your Dictator” | 2017

- Director for House Sketch Team Dandy | 2016

- Writer for House Sketch Team Dumbshit Mountain | 2012 – 2013

- Improv and Sketch Training Graduate | 2012 – 2013

 

iO West, Hollywood

- Writer for House Sketch Team The Mutiny | 2012 – 2013

- Writer for Top Story Weekly topical sketch show | 2011

 

The Second City, Hollywood

- Writer for Second City This Week topical sketch show | 2011

 

Kevin McDonald Sketch Workshop, Hollywood

- Improv and Sketch Training Graduate | 2012

 

Comedic sketches featured live at UCB, Pack Theater, The Groundlings Theatre, NerdMelt Showroom, The Second City Hollywood, The Clubhouse, El Cid, iO West | 2011 – 2018

 

Education

 

Edward R. Murrow College of Communication - Washington State University

- BA Communication. Emphasis on Broadcast News | 2009

- Minors: English, Philosophy

 

Everett Community College

- Associates in Arts and Sciences. Graduate with honors | 2006

 

Copyright Joey Clift, 2018